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Shipper I - 2nd Shift - in Simi Valley at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Shippers are responsible for verification, final preparation of branch orders and truck loading of branch orders and/or commercial shipments.


  • Perform departmental activities per standard operating procedures, MPS, and Philosophy.
  • Ensure loads are complete per documentation and that they are on the correct delivery vehicle in the proper order.
  • Troubleshoots missing product through the manufacturing process, and expedites to ensure on time delivery.
  • Secure loads in proper fashion to minimize damage and breakage.
  • Work in a team environment, including completion of assigned tasks and assistance to other shipping or production employees as needed.
  • Maintain stocked inventory. Pull orders from stocked inventory as directed.
  • Maintain proper paperwork accounting for all shipments, noting any discrepancies.
  • Creates and executes MPS plans, meets MPS commitments and works within the guidelines of MPS; reflects Milgard’s business values and the Milgard philosophy in all business interactions
  • Incorporates Milgard’s vision and values into day-to-day activities and behaviors; guides and motivates others to remain committed to the Milgard philosophy.
  • Adheres to all facets of safety policies and procedures.

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.


  • Previous experience in shipping environment, particularly window manufacturing preferred
  • Glass handling and/or glass knowledge a plus.
  • Forklift certification or ability to obtain certification required.


  • High School Diploma or GED


  • Sufficient literacy to read and understand tags and route codes
  • Compute basic math problems to include fractions, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability to read a tape measure.
  • Ability to count to 500.
  • Good hand eye coordination and the ability to discern colors.
  • Ability to work in, and promote, a team environment.


  • Prolonged standing and repetitive motions, bending, stooping, pushing and pulling.
  • Good hand eye coordination and the ability to discern colors.
  • Required to repetitively lift up to 80 lbs depending on the job.
  • Hand dexterity and strength.
  • Overtime may be required, including some weekends.


  • Work performed in a warehouse type facility with temperatures subject to normal environmental conditions
  • Hearing protection and safety glasses required, additional safety equipment provided based on specific job
  • Work surfaces are concrete. Personnel will stand while performing their respective job functions, for up to 12 hours a day

    Milgard does not tolerate discrimination of any type, and offers equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, natural origin, age, disability or medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other considerations made unlawful by Federal, State or local laws. We believe in providing eligible and qualified employees with opportunities to advance. Milgard is an at-will employer.


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